US: /ˈstæɡnənt/
UK: /stˈæɡnənt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

stagnant /'stægnənt/
  • tính từ
    • ứ đọng; tù hãm, phẳng lặng như nước ao tù
    • đình trệ, đình đốn
    • mụ mẫm (trí óc)

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
1 stagnant water or air is not moving and therefore smells unpleasant: a stagnant pond / pool + Few fish survive in the stagnant waters of the lake.
2 not developing, growing or changing: Major new investments are aimed at reviving the stagnant economy. + a stagnant population + The housing market has been largely stagnant over the past few months.

Thesaurus dictionary

motionless, standing, still, quiet, sluggish, unmoving, immobile, flat; stale, foul, putrid, putrescent, putrefied, polluted, dirty, contaminated, filthy:
The malarial mosquitoes thrive in pools of stagnant water in the tropical swamps.

Concise English dictionary

+not circulating or flowing
+not growing or changing; without force or vitality